Wane

February 22nd, 2018

The wane is the original rounded surface of a log with or without bark, generally showing unevenness and imperfections of the original tree surface, on any face or edge of sawn timber. This may be particularly found as a feature of hardwood ‘rustic’ furniture, to add character to the piece.

See also: waney edge

Last Modified / Updated on: March 17, 2017 at 4:43 pm

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